Acquiring Symantec Endpoint Protection Antivirus

Audience: Faculty, Staff and Students

This KB Article References: Cyber Security, Symantec Endpoint Protection Antivirus
This Information is Intended for: Faculty, Staff, Students
Last Updated: June 22, 2018

Symantec Endpoint Protection Antivirus is installed on University-owned machines by either Customer Engagement & Support or a departmental support technician. If the software is not running on your work computer (Do I have Symantec already installed?), please call your local technician or Customer Engagement & Support to have it installed.  

Students, faculty, and staff may obtain Symantec Endpoint Protection Antivirus for their personal computers at no extra charge by downloading the unmanaged version from Softweb ( Whenever a new version of Symantec is rolled out, Stony Brook packages the upgrade and makes it available to the campus community via Softweb (  For personal machines, it is up to the owner to ensure they have the latest version of Symantec. 

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